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PNG. The nursery is painted, the mobile's hanging over the crib, and dozens of adorable onesies are perfectly folded in a dresser drawer. Overdue pregnancy is when the baby is delivered after two weeks or more than the calculated due date.
After all, a due date is not exact, but an estimate. Rarely, an overdue pregnancy might be related to problems with the placenta or the baby. Their due date was just not calculated correctly.
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All it means for now is that your baby didn't get the memo about your due date — which was only an estimate anyway. Because babies are at greater risk of developing health problems once a pregnancy goes beyond full term, healthcare providers typically recommend induction within a week or two once pregnancies extend beyond 40 weeks and 6 days. Approved by the babycenter australia medical advisory board. Overdue pregnancy is quite common and delivering the baby between the 37th and the 42nd week is regarded as normal. Their due date was just not calculated correctly. A study of more than 5,000 babies found those born after 42 weeks were more likely to develop behavioural problems than those born around their due date, and had more than twice the risk of attention deficit/hyperactivity. Whatever the cause, you're probably tired of being pregnant, not to if you're more than one week past your due date, your health care provider might do fetal heart rate monitoring (nonstress test) and an amniotic. If you're still pregnant next week, we'll talk again.